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  1. Rose-tinted reading Special specs improve ability to seeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    ... and 50 per cent of individuals with reading and learning issues, Irlen also affects 30 per cent of those with autism or ADHD as well as people suffering from brain injury, chronic headaches and migraines. For some, a river will form between words, ...

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  2. Disability Awareness Week stresses importance of seeking helpRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Whit

    ... from both physical or mental disabilities, such as Asperger's Syndrome and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). There are also faculty members that have someone with a disability in their family, which creates a level of understanding ...

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  3. Have a healthy and safe Halloween: Advice from Doctor MomRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun Post-Herald

    Dr. Laura Caserta, director of the ADHD clinic at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital pediatric practice, and mom of two school-age children. CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Halloween is a fun time of year for kids of all ages that creates lasting childhood memories.

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  4. Shire Announces Fifth Annual Scholarship for Individuals With ADHDRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    The scholarship program is for legal residents of the United States who are diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and are accepted to or enrolled in undergraduate programs at accredited colleges, universities, trade schools, technical schools, or vocational schools located in the US. "Shire is proud to support these bright and talented people in their pursuit of higher education-and to honor Michael Yasick's legacy of making a difference for individuals with ADHD," said Perry Sternberg, head of Shire's Neuroscience Business Unit.

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  5. Mother's fury at school who shut her boys in small room as punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... for long periods' and left to do schoolwork. She said her son Kyle, who is dyslexic, needed staff help. Ricky, who has ADHD, says he was put in the room for whole days as often as twice a week, starting when he was seven or eight. Kyle claims he was ...

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  6. Memory Screenings at Morris Psychological Group as Part of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... from dementia, stroke, cerebrovascular disease, concussion and traumatic brain injury and psychiatric disorders such as ADHD and learning disorders. Morris Psychological Group, P.A. offers a wide range of therapy and evaluation services to adults, ...

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  7. Mum's concern after her autistic son was 'bullied' at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunderland Echo

    ... meaning that he needs to be taught at a special school. Liam, who also has Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and a bowel condition, has attended different primary schools on Wearside and also been home schooled by his mum. Mrs Robson ...

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  8. Zacks Upgrades Alcobra to OutperformRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... 's target price would suggest a potential upside of 25.00% from the stock's previous close. Shares of Alcobra ( NASDAQ:ADHD ) traded down 0.28% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.52. The stock had a trading volume of 368,115 shares. ...

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  9. Startups With A Conscience HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Hartford Courant

    ... Pantalon won the health innovation prize. Adap Tac Games has developed a game for the iPad that helps children with ADHD. The company, founded by Candace Hughes of Darien, is working on more games, and won the people's choice award. A Happy Life, a ...

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  10. ADHD seminar planned in ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Nashua Telegraph

    Sue West, an Amherst-based ADHD and life management coach, will present workshops about ADHD in Manchester and Chicago this November. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  Sue West, an Amherst-based ADHD and life management coach, will present workshops about ADHD in Manchester and Chicago this November.

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  11. Eye-Opening Ads Show What It's Like For Kids With Learning And Attention IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... parents who are actively helping and seeking help for their kids." The first national survey that asked parents about ADHD was conducted in 1999. According to the CDC, since then, there has been an increase in parent-reported ADHD diagnoses. ...

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  12. Wilton's Smart Kids With Learning Disabilities Launches ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Westport Daily Voice

    ... recognition for students 19 or younger with learning disabilities (LD) or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The $1,000 award will be made to a student who demonstrates talent and determination resulting in a notable accomplishment in ...

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  13. Okanagan College research project to revolutionize outdoor play...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Castanet.net

    ... find ways to encourage more. Research shows a direct correlation between the increase in childhood obesity, depression, ADHD and heart disease with the decrease in outdoor play," she says. on applying the guiding principles of outdoor play to new ...

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  14. Top Five Warning Signs of Internet Pornography AddictionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Freshnews

    ... Internet pornography addiction, but that there is much medical literature on the topic. She says that addicts may show ADHD symptoms, be anxious or suffer from impaired concentration. They often conceal their addiction from family and friends, and ...

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  15. Investor Alert: Investigation on Behalf of Alcobra Ltd. Shareholders...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP announces that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of shareholders of Alcobra, Ltd. concerning possible violations of federal securities laws by misleading investors regarding the results of the Phase III study of Alcobra's experimental drug MDX for treatment of Adult ADHD. "While a complete ITT analysis by ADHD subtypes is still ongoing and was not presented at AACAP, the magnitude of symptom improvement appears to be similar in all subtypes, and the Predominantly-Inattentive ADHD subtype alone did not produce a statistically significant outcome."

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  16. HealthLeaderMd Presents, Ways to Improve Your NutritionRead the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... in a plethora of common packaged foods, has been linked to numerous types of cancers in addition to causing symptoms of ADHD in children. Yellow no. 5 has been linked to neurological issues, asthma, allergies and other respiratory problems. Increase ...

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  17. Georgia School for Autism Providing Exceptional Science Experience for StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... have high-functioning Autism, Asperger's, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities. Cumberland was founded in 2007 by Debbi and Matthew Scarborough, and is a fully accredited, ...

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  18. LifeStudy: Students take ADHD drugs more in school yearStudy:...Read the original story

    Monday | The Town Talk

    A new study finds that children are about 30 percent more likely to take a stimulant like Ritalin for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder during the school year than in the summer. Study: Students take ADHD drugs more in school year A new study finds that children are about 30 percent more likely to take a stimulant like Ritalin for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder during the school year than in the summer.

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  19. Healthy Child, Better Brain Lecture Series At GreenSquare Center For The Healing ArtsRead the original story

    Monday | Fox Point

    Glendale GreenSquare Center for the Healing Arts, a two building Integrative Healthcare Center with more than 20 leading healing professionals ranging from nutrition counseling, energy work to neuromuscular therapies, is hosting a seven part lecture series, Healthy Child, Better Brain. There is increasing and compelling evidence , from many sources, that a large percentage of autistic children and those with ADHD can improve markedly using non-drug treatments and therapies.

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  20. Children of NOW- the psychic multi dimensional new species being misdiagnosed as Autistic and ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | CNN

    Debbie West host of Lost Knowledge interviews Dr. Meg Blackburn-Losey author of Children of Now Evolution about the new highly evolved species or what Edgar Cayce called the fifth root race now incarnating on Earth and why they are incorrectly labled ADHD, ADD or Autistic.Find out more about their special knowledge of the cosmos, their higher frequency and their understanding of unity consciousness. Meg Blackburn talks candidly about vaccines that destroy our children's energetic frequency and how pharmaceuticals are giving incentives to doctors and schools to medicate children with damaging chemicals.

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